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10 Kooky style inspirations from the Teen Choice Awards

Brianna Martinez is a graduate from the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism at Arizona State University. She received her bachelor's degree in Journalism and Mass Communication with an emphasis in digital media. After graduating, she jo...

Celebs show their wild side

The 2011 Teen Choice Awards had many celebs showing off their fabulously funky side with daring, playful and colorful dresses. We chose these top ten styles that brought the most unlikely style inspirations to mind.

1Tweet, tweet

Demi Lovato tickled us happy in this vibrant yellow dress. The only thing that came to mind in this happy-go-lucky ensemble was her missing must-have accessory: Tweety Bird.

Celebs show their wild side

2Divine red vine

Elizabeth Banks looked extra sweet and sassy in her licorice-laden dress. The deliciously shiny shift gave us a sweet tooth for some sugary licorice.

Celebs show their wild side

3Some like it hot

Taylor Swift channeled Marilyn Monroe a la Some Like It Hot for her Teen Choice Awards ensemble. Although she took a more conservative approach, she still dazzled!

Celebs show their wild side

4Yellow brick to red carpet

Nina Dobrev looked innocent and shy in this Dorothy-inspired flirty dress. It seemed as though she was looking for the yellow brick road instead of the red hot carpet.

Celebs show their wild side

5Curtain draw

Kourtney Kardashian looked a tad shapeless in this royal blue strapless dress. The girl has bodacious curves on her petite figure, so why hide them with a dress as big as a shower curtain?

Celebs show their wild side

6Fierce feline

Tyra Banks walked the red carpet in this attention-grabbing strapless cat suit. Was she channeling Malin Ackerman as Silke Spectre in Watchmen? It seems fairly accurate.

Celebs show their wild side

7Granny Smith

Though we adore Zooey Deschanel's retro style, we can't help but think of this dress pattern as something our grandma would put on the table for special occasions. This is a case of too vintage.

Celebs show their wild side

8Wild crow

Crystal Reed looked fierce in this sleek, dark dress that closely resembled the feathers of a crow. This takes animal-inspired looks to a whole new level.

Celebs show their wild side

9T.P. queen

Kaley Cuoco wasn't able to go out with a bang in this dress because she was too wrapped up in this layered material to move. We just can't help but think of rolls of toilet paper when looking at this dress.

Celebs show their wild side

10orange ya' hot?

Blake Lively turned heads at the Teen Choice Awards in her bright orange leather dress. The Gossip Girl star has impeccable style and her tight-fitting dress only made us want to have a cold, orange popsicle in the midst of this red carpet heatwave.

Celebs show their wild side

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